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Physics Department working with Jefferson Lab to build multiple particle detectors.

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Accepting Applications - Assistant or Associate Professors of Physics (Nuclear Theory, Tenure Track, 2 Positions)

Accepting Applications - Operations Manager/Assistant to the Chair

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Gilbert Hoy, Department Chair from 1980-89, Dies at age 90.

Walt Hooks, former Assistant Chair to the departmnet, passed on December 3, 2021

Robert Lee Kernell, Physics Professor from 1967-1994, passes away.

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Presidential Inauguration

ODU commemorated the inauguration of President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D., during Homecoming Weekend 2022. Relive the historic weekend.

Fall Open House

It's time to fall in love with ODU! Join us for our last Open House event of the semester on Saturday, November 19.

Commencement 2022

Visit the Commencement Office for information on event times, caps & gowns, tickets and more!